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Court Won't Hear Arizona Appeal Over Immigration Law's Harboring Ban

AP | JACQUES BILLEAUD | Posted 06.21.2014 | Politics

PHOENIX (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday refused to hear an appeal of a blocked provision of Arizona's 2010 immigration enforcement law, deal...

Arizona's Bullying of Latinos Takes Another Hit

Juan Cartagena | Posted 08.18.2013 | Latino Voices
Juan Cartagena

The Supreme Court this week halted Arizona's attempt to thwart the will of Congress when it established national norms for voter registration in federal elections with the National Voter Registration Act of 1995.

Arizona Immigration Law Opponents Renew Fight Against Contentious Provision

AP | Posted 09.16.2012 | Politics

BY JACQUES BILLEAUD, ASSOCIATED PRESS PHOENIX -- Opponents of Arizona's hardline immigration enforcement law launched a new effort Tuesday aimed at...

Scalia's Critics Fault Justice Over Politics

AP | MARK SHERMAN | Posted 07.05.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Justice Antonin Scalia ended his 26th year on the Supreme Court with a string of losses in the term's biggest cases and criticism that h...

The U.S. Supreme Court: Health Care, Immigration, Juvenile Justice and More

Jim Wallis | Posted 08.28.2012 | Religion
Jim Wallis

Today, in a long and complicated ruling, the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the Affordable Care Act. This is an important victory for millions of uninsured people in our country and ultimately a triumph of the common good.

California Is Not Arizona

Hector Villagra | Posted 08.27.2012 | Los Angeles
Hector Villagra

This decision has posed a question for states around the country: do they want to follow the Arizona example? Or do they want to follow a different path?

Desert Mirage? Supreme Court Ruling May Bring Little Relief in Arizona

Randall Amster | Posted 08.27.2012 | Politics
Randall Amster

Perhaps given the political aridness in Arizona of late, it's understandable that even a cloudy decision looks like a silver lining. Time will tell if it's a mirage or an actual oasis on the horizon...

Elise Foley

Luis Gutierrez: Who Is The Immigrant, Justin Bieber Or Selena Gomez? | Elise Foley | Posted 06.27.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Luis Gutierrez (D-Ill.) pulled out a secret weapon on Wednesday to talk about the Arizona immigration law and potential for racial ...

Local Police Step Up Immigration Enforcement

AP | ELLIOT SPAGAT | Posted 06.27.2012 | Latino Voices

ESCONDIDO, Calif. -- State and local police across the country didn't need the U.S. Supreme Court ruling upholding Arizona's "show me your papers" imm...

Arizona Immigration Law Likely To Face Further Challenges

AP | Posted 06.26.2012 | Politics

PHOENIX -- The most contentious part of Arizona's immigration law won't take effect until at least July 20. The U.S. Supreme Court told a lower court...

Sam Stein

Mitt Romney's Rocky Path Forward On Immigration Reform | Sam Stein | Posted 06.26.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney's belated and wooly engagement in the debate over the legality of Arizona's immigration policy on Monday seems unlikely to o...

Dear Governor Jan Brewer...

Ediberto Roman | Posted 08.26.2012 | Miami
Ediberto Roman

As I predicted several weeks ago, SB 1070 has been left essentially toothless. While it may require state law enforcement to make immigration status determinations, there isn't much that the state can do with the determinations once made.

SCOTUS Decision Could Encourage Racial Profiling

AP | LAURIE KELLMAN | Posted 06.26.2012 | Black Voices

WASHINGTON -- Congressional Democrats and Republicans scrambled for election-year gain from the Supreme Court's ruling Monday that threw out key provi...

Utah Reflects On Immigration Law After Supreme Court's Arizona Ruling

Reuters | Posted 08.26.2012 | Politics

* Utah calls Supreme Court ruling a win * Architect says target was criminals, not soccer moms By Mary Slosson ...

Supreme Court Deals a Major Blow to Arizona's Immigration Law

David Leopold | Posted 08.25.2012 | Politics
David Leopold

The Court's ruling makes it crystal clear that America stands for the greater principles of equal treatment and non-discrimination, and racial profiling is unconstitutional and won't be tolerated.

In a Police State, Everyone Loses: The Supreme Court's Ruling in Arizona v. United States Endangers Us All

John W. Whitehead | Posted 08.25.2012 | Politics
John W. Whitehead

If you're dark-haired, brown-skinned and have the misfortune of living in Arizona in the wake of the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling in State of Arizona v. United States of America, get ready to be stopped, searched and questioned.

Elise Foley

Mitt Romney Campaign Evasive On Arizona Immigration Law Decision | Elise Foley | Posted 06.26.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney expressed disappointment Monday with the Supreme Court's ruling on an Arizona im...

Obama Comments On Arizona Ruling

Posted 06.25.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama issued the following statement Monday in response to Arizona v. United States: I am pleased that the Supreme Court has struc...

Brewer: Immigration Ruling A Victory For All Americans

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 06.25.2012 | Politics

By JACQUES BILLEAUD, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS PHOENIX — Arizona officials claimed a partial victory Monday after the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the "s...

Politicians React To Supreme Court Ruling On Arizona Immigration Law

Posted 06.25.2012 | Politics

The Supreme Court handed down a ruling on Arizona immigration law S.B. 1070 on Monday. HuffPost's Mike Sacks reports: The Supreme Court on Mond...

Decoding the Supreme Court Ruling On Arizona's Immigration Law

Posted 06.25.2012 | Politics

By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Here are the sections of Arizona's immigration law considered by the U.S. Supreme Court: UPHELD: _ A requirement that...

Supreme Court Issues Ruling On SB1070

Posted 06.25.2012 | Politics

By MARK SHERMAN, ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court struck down key provisions of Arizona's crackdown on immigrants Monday but said ...

Supreme Court Issues Split Ruling On S.B. 1070: Full Text

Posted 06.25.2012 | Politics

The Supreme Court issued a split ruling on S.B. 1070, Arizona's controversial immigration law, on Monday. Click here for more on the news and analy...

Mike Sacks

Supreme Court Delivers Split Decision On Arizona Immigration Law | Mike Sacks | Posted 06.26.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Supreme Court on Monday delivered a split decision in the Obama administration's challenge to Arizona's aggressive immigration law, ...

Supreme Court Ruling Could Spark New Disputes Over Controversial Law

AP | JACQUES BILLEAUD | Posted 06.09.2012 | Politics

PHOENIX -- A forthcoming U.S. Supreme Court decision on Arizona's controversial immigration law – which some experts believe could uphold the mo...